YUP - and THAT well explains the drift over to hardwoods and tile - more about perceived "fashion" than any REAL particular justifications...
I mean, we REALLY wanna fit in with the "in crowd", after all!
We have tile on all our downstairs floors in the house, and Pergo wood laminate upstairs - the downstairs floors MUCH colder in Winter, regardless of air temps - the wood laminate much warmer to the feet.
BEST and most "warm" floor of all, both temp AND appearance? Here's the OEM carpet in our '88 Winnie - after 25 years or so:
YUP - "SOOOoooo 80's and 70's", as is the MH itself - a personal choice for sure, and *WE* wouldn't have it ANY other way!
AND yeah, I realize that to be "modern" and "with it", we'd need to paint the walls and cabinets "operating room white", install all new tile, and to fully fit it out, cover the couch and chairs with vinyl or leather...
To us, RVing is about comfort - not as a fashion statement!